Our staff team consists of a Manager, Play Leaders, qualified Play Assistants and Unqualified Play Assistants.
The Manager and all Play Leaders are qualified to Level 3 in Early Years Care, Playwork or similar.
Qualified Play Assistants are qualified to Level 2 or 3.
Unqualified Assistants are usually studying AS levels or similar.
During our Holiday Club regular Term time & Holiday staff join us in providing an exciting programme of activities.
Sian has managed the Club since June 2007 when she came back to live in South Gloucestershire. She had been working as a Teaching Assistant in Shropshire previously and living in North Wales.
She has over fifteen years experience working with children and has a passion for play & learning.
She has three young children aged 5, 8, and 10. Her children enjoy coming to Club to play with the Lego, dolls house and sand/water play as well as playing outside on the scooters and plasma cars.
Sian is has recently completed her Level 3 qualification in Management (Spring 2016)
Elaine is a level 3 qualified Play Leader with a strong knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage.
You will find her successfully settling in the Reception Class children and supervising the outside activities such as bike and scooter play, cricket and football.Debbie has worked for the Club since it opened in 1996. She is our Creative Level 2 qualified Play Assistant who lives in the local area.
You will find her at the Arts and Crafts table supporting the children with sewing, pom pom making, painting and junk modelling.
Liz has worked at The Greenfield Club since it opened.
She is a Level 2 qualified Play Assistant and has great links with the local community as she works as a Dinner Lady at Elm Park School.
Lots of the younger children settle quickly in her care due to her good sense of humour and playful nature.
Mel is a passionate Play Worker with sound skills in communicating with the older age ranges. She is a regular term time and Holiday Club staff member.
When needed, she escorts St Michael's children safely back to the club and leads the Children's Committee, giving the children ownership of their play. Mel has now left us to start her Maternity leave. She is expecting her third child, a boy, in June and we wish her the best of luck and will welcome her back when ready!
Our newest staff members are Jack, Kaitlin, Katie & Alicia.
Callum, Toni, James, Alex, Jordan all help out in the busy Spring & Summer months. All are enthusiastic about play work. James is now a qualified teacher. Our other play workers are studying subjects such as teaching, geography, education, sports and nursing. They are all aware of how to safeguard children from harm and support the staff team with implementing the Early Years Foundation Stage, a framework for the care of our Reception class age children.
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The Greenfield Club, The Greenfield Centre, Park Avenue, Winterbourne, South Gloucestershire, BS36 1NJ. Tel: 01454 777604